Horticulture, A.S.C.T.

Horticulture, A.S.C.T.

Students in lab studying horticulture science.
  • The median salary for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers is more than $73,000 a year.
  • Agriculture is at the core of Indiana’s economy, with the state among the top five in the nation in production of chickens, corn, ducks, hogs, popcorn, tomatoes, and watermelon.
  • The National Institute of Food and Agriculture projects strong job opportunities for new college graduates with training and expertise in agriculture.
source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Locations where this degree is offered:

Vincennes Campus

What can I expect during my time at VU?

  • Graduates of the agribusiness program can pursue careers in agricultural management, marketing, sales, and more!
  • VU’s affordable tuition allows you to graduate with less debt.
  • This stackable degree can be completed in two years (2+2).
  • Our instructors bring real-world industry into the classroom and share insights that enrich students’ understanding of agribusiness concepts.
  • Agriculture is a fundamental industry for communities, and as the population grows, the demand for agribusiness professionals will continue to rise as well.

What can I do with this degree?

A degree from Vincennes University’s Agriculture Department will prepare you for a successful career in a profession where you will contribute to sustainable agriculture practices and global food security.

Is this degree accredited?

Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our ACCREDITATION AND LICENSURE PAGE.

Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.

Have questions?

We are happy to chat with you to answer your questions and understand your personal goals.
Please reach out to us at VUADMIT@Vinu.edu or call 812-888-4313 for more information.